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· 20 Oct 1998 16:54:16
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Not having my copy of the book in the office, I do, however, have
access to the Strathspey Archive.
Message 12879 dated 25 August 1998 from Marjorie McLaughlin:
>>From the notes in Harry Ways' "The Bicentennial Book" - =
> "Wicked Willy (Uilleam Dona) was a cat who belonged to Mairi MacRea
> of South Uist in the Hebrides. His picture may be seen in
> Margaret Fay Shaw's book "Folk songs and Folklore of South Uist".
> The tune for the dance was written by Andrew Rankine.
Great archive, Anselm